Tamara Kim is the Chief Legal Officer of BMS in Korea and Senior Director of M&A/Private Equity. As a lawyer licensed in the US and a risk consultant licensed in Korea, Tamara brings with her a wide range of legal and commercial experience with a focus on M&A and cross-border corporate transactions.
After receiving her B.A. from Georgetown University at age 19, with honors, Tamara received her J.D. and LL.M in International Business and Economic Law from Georgetown University Law Center, on the Dean's List and with Distinction. Tamara started her legal career at Latham & Watkins in Washington D.C. and was sworn into the D.C. Bar in 2017. At the onset of the pandemic, Tamara returned to Korea and joined Samsung as an in-house legal counsel, prior to being recruited by BMS. Tamara speaks English, Korean, and French fluently.